Beyond the Agenda: Navigating Networking Options and Exposures at ViVE

AT LIVE, a technology conference focused on the business of healthcare transformation, networking and content will take many forms beyond the roundtables on the agenda. There will also be opportunities to exchange ideas in pavilions embracing some of the 15 conference themes, speed dating style meetings with startup executives, health technology vendors and more.

ViVE is a new conference from HLTH and the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) that aims to merge CHIME’s leadership with HLTH’s digital marketplace. It is scheduled for March 6-9 in Miami Beach. The conference brings together health industry leaders who are shaping technology-enabled healthcare and addressing key issues in digital health innovation.


The InteropNow! at the ViVE pavilion is an interactive exhibit of companies seeking to transform healthcare by making patient data available. Real-time interoperability is enabled through open APIs using standards like HL7 FHIR to meet the business goals of payers and healthcare providers.

Companies participating in the pavilion include:

There is also a podcast of the same name highlighting this topic before the conference. Guests so far have included Dr Shane McNamee Chief Medical Iinformation officer for Smile CDR Inc., which has developed an FHIR-based platform to collect and share health data. Kristen Valdes, CEO and Co-Founder of b.well, and Kevin Erdal, Managing Director of Nordic and Head of Digital Health Practice also participated in the podcast.

cyber security

The Cybersecurity Pavilion, powered by CyberRisk Alliance, highlights cybersecurity technology offerings spanning cloud security, network security, medical device security and application security. Healthcare Cybersecurity Leaders will discuss emerging cybersecurity trends and how to protect your healthcare facility and patients with new technologies daily from Monday, March 7 through Wednesday, March 9.

Some of the companies to feature in the section include:


The Telehealth Pavilion, in conjunction with the American Telemedicine Association, will highlight some of the providers who are providing a bridge for vital health services between providers and patients through videoconferencing, remote monitoring, electronic consultations and mobile communications

Health systems have rapidly expanded or adopted telehealth services, driven by CMS reimbursement, since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic. AmazonCare and Clear Ark Health are among the companies that will be part of the pavilion.


StartUp Health’s business network will take center stage at The [email protected] startup pavilion. Among the companies featured are:


There are several networking opportunities at ViVE. A buyer’s program hosted on Monday March 7 and Tuesday March 8 offers a curated matchmaking that will pair digital health buyers with technology vendors in one-on-one 15-minute meetings, helping attendees identify the right partner for their needs. This program enables healthcare organizations to accelerate internal projects, due diligence on new technologies and strategic purchases. On the flip side, the program also helps technology vendors initiate meaningful relationships that can lead to partnerships and generate revenue, access digital health buyers in major health systems, and help them grow their technology pipeline. sales.

There are also networking opportunities aimed at startups. A Funding Founders is a curated networking program that connects CEOs and founders of health tech startups with leading investors in a series of one-on-one 10-minute meetings.

Attendees also have several networking options. ViVE Login offers a digital platform and a networking lounge in the exhibition hall. They can submit a meeting request to connect and choose to meet virtually through a video meeting within the digital events platform or a designated networking lounge during the conference. ViVE Connect uses AI technology to make networking recommendations and helps find and connect participants based on mutual interests, goals and other relevant information.

Technical talks introduce ViVE sponsors to attendees by allowing them to showcase their technologies in 10-minute presentations. Speed ​​presentations from over 50 companies will be delivered on stages throughout the exhibit hall.

Luncheons sponsored by five companies will also take place on Monday March 7 and Tuesday March 8 from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. They understand:


  • American Medical Association: Room 209
  • EY: Room 203
  • IBM Watson: room 229AB


  • AARP: room 209
  • Canon Medical: Room 229AB


Additionally, there will be a series of networking sessions in the Exhibit Hall on the Monday and Tuesday of the conference from 5:30-6:30 p.m. A launch reception at the Hotel Fontainebleau on Sunday evening from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. A closing reception featuring Wyclef Jean at the Surfcomber Hotel, sponsored by Clearsense, will be held Tuesday evening from 8-11 p.m.

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